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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette

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1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette Problems

Brakes -- Verified

Front brake rotors can wear causing a pulsation felt in the brake pedal. Our technicians tell us this condition is best corrected by replacement of the front rotors and brake pads.

Suspension & Steering -- Verified

The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid and should be replaced if this is the case.

Suspension & Steering -- Verified

The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.

Maintenance -- Verified

Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.

Drive Train -- Verified

The rubber section of an automatic transmission cooler line may develop a fluid leak . In some cases the leaking section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this concern.

1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., June 30, 1994

Summary: THE SECOND ROW, RIGHT HAND SHOULDER BELT CAN BECOME "PINCHED" BETWEEN THE SEAT AND THE DOOR FRAME PILLAR TRIM. THE SHOULDER BELT MAY NOT RETRACT PROPERLY, WHICH DOES NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 208, "OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION." THE 1994 VEHICLES HAVE AN OPTIONAL INTEGRAL (BUILT IN) CHILDSEAT INSTALLED NEXT TO THE POWER SLIDING SIDE DOOR. THE 1993 INVOLVED VEHICLES HAVE STANDARD SEATS IN THAT SAME POSITION.

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Body, Interior & Misc., March 25, 1994

Summary: VEHICLE FAILS TO CONFORM TO FMVSS NO. 209, "SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES." THE SAFETY BELT OF THE LEFT THIRD ROW SEAT ON THE SIX PASSENGER VAN AND THE CENTER SECOND ROW SEAT OF THE SEVEN PASSENGER VAN MAY LOCK UP AND CANNOT BE WITHDRAWN FROM THE RETRACTOR.

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Drive Train, March 22, 1996

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM AUGUST 1991 THROUGH JULY 1995. THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER LINE CAN SEPARATE WHEN THE VEHICLE IS OPERATED IN LOW TEMPERATURES IN COMBINATION WITH HIGH TRANSMISSION LOADS.

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1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette Questions and Answers

mrsal, 1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette, 3.8L V6, Kimberly, WI

The windshield wiper motor has an intermittent problem. I can have the wipers on and they will stop working. I use to be able to tap the motor and get the wipers to start working again but that ha...

ronm, 1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette, 3.8L V6, Kansas City, MO

How to remove upper dashboard panel to gain access to temperature control motor

lilith, 1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette, Indianapolis, IN

ok when i turn the key over it wont start. the lights come on and the radio comes on. if you turn it back to the off postion and remove key the radio satys on. what could be cousing this?

tigggg2709, 1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette, 3.8L V6, Salt Lake City, UT

I have checked bulbs and fuses,i also have my hazard lights still. Is it the turn signal flasher, and if it is where is it located on the van?

5thof8, 1993 Oldsmobile Silhouette, 3.1L V6, Seaford, DE

losing power steering fluid rapidly

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